Oakland Raiders wide receiver Louis Murphy can't hold on to a catch as San Diego Chargers cornerback Antoine Cason falls during their December 5 game in San Diego. The Raiders defeated the Chargers 28-13.
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Tight end John Gilmore of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is tackled by linebacker Mike Peterson of the Falcons during their game December 5 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. Atlanta defeated Tampa Bay 28-24.
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Free Safety Akeem Auguste of South Carolina knocks wide receiver Emory Blake of Auburn out of bounds just shy of a touchdown during their game at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Auburn defeated South Carolina 56-17.
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An overhead view of the Huskie mascot on center court as Connecticut took on Sacred Heart at the XL Center December 5 in Hartford. Connecticut routed Sacred Heart 86-32 to win its 86th consecutive game.
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Lindsey Vonn was in rarefied air during a Dec. 1 downhill training run at the women's World Cup stop in Lake Louise, Alberta. The defending World Cup champ lost the downhill to German rival and friend Maria Riesch, but on Sunday she got her first victory of the season with a win in the Super G.
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman is tackled by Atlanta Falcons linebacker Curtis Lofton and safety William Moore during their gameat Raymond James Stadium on December 5 in Tampa. Atlanta defeated Tampa Bay 28-24.
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Zach Collaros of the Cincinnati Bearcats reaches for a fumble during the Big East Conference game against the Pittsburgh Panthers at Nippert Stadium on December 4 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Pittsburgh won 28-10.
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Alicia Grima competes in the 500 yard Freestyle heats on day one of the AT&T Short Course National Championships at McCorkle Aquatic Pavillion on December 2 in Columbus, Ohio.
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Quarterback Jason Campbell of the Oakland Raiders tosses the football to running back Michael Bush during their game against the San Diego Chargers December 5 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. The Raiders defeated the Chargers 28-13.
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Steven Nyman of the USA was the highest placing American as he finished 25th in the Super Giant Slalom at the Audi FIS World Cup Birds of Prey on December 4 in Beaver Creek, Colo.
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FC Red Bull Salzburg's Dutch midfielder David Mendes da Silva is hit in the face with the ball during the UEFA Europa League group A football match against Manchester City December 1 at The City of Manchester stadium, Manchester, England.
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